BEGE Expo and EEGS shift gear in tenth year

Two key announcements have been made as the Balkan Entertainment & Gaming Expo (BEGE Expo) and the Eastern European Gaming Summit (EEGS) prepare to celebrate their 10th anniversary. As both BEGE and EEGS mark a decade of hosting trade events, the show organisers have made two major announcements for this year’s editions. BEGE will expand its growing floorspace across an...

Eastern Europe to be focus for GeWeTe’s corporate strategy in 2017

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Cash-handling firm GeWeTe, a subsidiary of the Gauselmann Group, celebrated its début at BEGE Expo this November, making a strong impression on visitors. Two of the firm’s change machines were on display, the Cash-Center-Compact-Casino and the Cash-Center-Compact, meeting the requirements for both the casino and street gaming segments. “The feedback at this exhibition was excellent,” said GeWeTe MD, Aristidis Tsikouras. “We...

Interblock builds on successes in Northern Cyprus

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For Interblock, 2016 marks the second year they have attended BEGE but this will be the first time they have flown solo at the expo, having previously partnered up with Alfastreet Trade BG. The company were in buoyant mood at the show this year, confidently reporting that it had been a strong 12 months for Interblock, with the firm opening...

Prize-winning performance from EGT

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Once again BEGE Expo saw EGT showcase its most complete product line-up of slot cabinets and multigame mixes, multiplayer solutions, online games and casino management systems, presenting the show’s biggest booth of over 150 machines.   This year’s BEGE Expo saw Euro Games Technology (EGT) showcase its complete product line-up of slot cabinets and multigame mixes, multiplayer solutions, online games and...

Triumphant reception for Alfastreet at BEGE Expo

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The 2016 edition of BEGE Expo in Sofia once again served to highlight the popularity of Alfastreet’s roulettes which have continued to consolidate their position in the market over the last few years. The company’s sales director, Albert Radman, affirmed that Alfastreet considers BEGE Expo “among the most important shows in the region and is happy to renew its commitment...

CPI outline brand’s global ambitions at BEGE

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CPI were at BEGE with their first stand since 2010 - a return sparked by the increased popularity of the show, as well as an upturn in the regional market. And the visit was one they were looking forward to as Slava Bavlovnev of Crane Payment Innovation explained: “This is the first year we are taking a bigger part in...

NOVOMATIC offers tailor-made technological solutions at BEGE Expo

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This year marked NOVOMATIC’s third participation in BEGE Expo and saw the company welcoming customers from across the Balkan region.   Highlighting the demand for high technology products in the region, NOVOMATIC showcased a wide range of its newest product series including the V.I.P. Lounge™, GAMINATOR® Scorpion, NOVOSTAR II®, and the DOMINATOR®. These were supplemented with the latest multi-game mixes for...

Un italiano vero: Abbiati displays its latest innovations at BEGE 2016

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International Casino Review met with Giorgio Abbiati, CEO of Abbiati Casino Equipment, at this November’s BEGE Expo to discuss the winning combination of quality and customisability that distinguish the Abbiati brand in international marketplace. International Casino Review: What would you identify as the key strengths of the Abbiati brand? Giorgio Abbiati: We are a well-known name in the gaming industry and...

“BEGE highlights Eastern Europe’s potential”

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Casino Technology’s VP Rossi McKee suggests that the region is among the most modern gambling environments in the world, boasting a sophisticated player’s culture where consumers are quick to embrace the latest technologies. BEGE 2016 seemed to prove just that. Founded in 1999, Casino Technology maintains a well-established position in the international marketplace, compliant in more than 50 gaming jurisdictions, the...

High praise for BEGE as Merkur enter Bulgarian market

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Merkur Gaming has built on its entry to the Bulgarian market with a positive showing at the region’s major gaming expo.   Following Merkur Gaming’s 2016 entry into the Bulgarian market, the Gauselmann subsidiary has reported a highly successful debut showing at the Balkan Entertainment and Gaming Expo (BEGE).  Markus Wessler, Sales Director International, summed up the event. “After a successful market...